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Software Dev Engineer - Test, FireTV Experience , Sunnyvale, California

Created11/26/2021
Reference1828604
CategorySoftware Development
Job typeFull Time
CountryUnited States of America
StateCalifornia
CitySunnyvale
Zip94085
SalaryCompetitive
Description:
Job summary
The Fire TV team is looking for a passionate, hard-working, and talented Software Development Engineer in Test who has experience testing consumer products such as set-top boxes, tablet computers, etc. built on the Android operating system. You will have an enormous opportunity to make a large impact and work on cutting edge products used every day, by people you know. In this role, you will engage with an experienced cross-disciplinary staff to conceive and design innovative consumer products.

Key job responsibilities
Amazon Lab126 is an inventive research and development company that designs and engineers high-profile consumer electronics. Lab126 began in 2004 as a subsidiary of Amazon.com, Inc., originally creating the best-selling Kindle family of products. Since then, we have produced groundbreaking devices like Fire tablets, Fire TV, and Amazon Echo. What will you help us create?
Work hard. Have fun. Make history.
The Role:
The Fire TV team is looking for a passionate, hard-working, and talented Software Development Engineer in Test who has experience testing consumer products such as set-top boxes, tablet computers, etc. built on the Android operating system. You will have an enormous opportunity to make a large impact and work on cutting edge products used every day, by people you know. In this role, you will engage with an experienced cross-disciplinary staff to conceive and design innovative consumer products.
You will need to be able to work efficiently and effectively in a fun, fast-paced dynamic team environment. As a Software Development Test Engineer, you will develop, execute and maintain software to test the product. You are expected to have industry-leading technical abilities that enable them to significantly improve product quality. You should have a combination of solid in-depth knowledge of Quality Assurance, solid understanding of the operating system software, as well as knowledge of object oriented design principles.

A day in the life
You will work efficiently and effectively in a fun, fast-paced dynamic team environment. As a Software Development Test Engineer, you will develop, execute and maintain software to test the product. You are expected to have industry-leading technical abilities that enable them to significantly improve product quality. You should have a combination of solid in-depth knowledge of Quality Assurance, solid understanding of the operating system software, as well as knowledge of object oriented design principles.

About the team
Fire TV Performance QA team owns performance of the software shipped as part of new devices and software updates sent to existing devices. We own the performance measurement framework, tests and the methodology/processes used to measure performance, report results and certify releases.

Basic Qualifications:
• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or similar technical field.
• 3+ years of experience as a Developer, QA Engineer, SDET or similar QA role.
• 3+ years of experience in Software development and testing in Java, C++ or Python.
• Experience with QA concepts and methodology.
• Experience with Computer Science fundamentals in data structures, algorithms, and complexity analysis
• Experience writing test plans, test automation, and test cases.

Preferred Qualifications:
• Master's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or similar technical field.
• Experience with Android, iOS or other mobile application development or testing
• Experience working in a UNIX/Linux environment and utilizing virtual machines
• Knowledge of industry standard test automation tools and experience developing product test harnesses
• Experience with open source tools and resources
• Experience working closely with development and business teams.

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EmployerAmazon